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Explore Career Opportunities

Use the below pdfs to explore the nine majors at CCAD and potential careers in those majors. Also discover standout alumni and professional organizations for each major. You can download and print off these sheets to use when meeting with Career Services about career goals and major selection.

Flip through our Career Guide (top, right) for more on creative fields (including descriptions for 59 different possibilities) and a snapshot of just a few of our alumni.

Templates

Simple Strategies for Career Success

First year:

  • Learn to document/photograph your work
  • Review Majors & Career overview sheets (above)
  • Meet with Career Services to discuss your strenghts
  • Register for www.ccadcareers.com
  • Apply for on-campus employment

Sophomore:

  • Draft your resume and upload to www.ccadcareers.com, along with images of your work
  • Establish your online presence (LinkedIn, portfolio website, etc.)
  • Set up "Search Agents" on www.ccadcareers.com
  • Research internships and apply for resume building opportunities
  • Conduct informational interviews

Junior:

  • Update your resume and online presence
  • Develop your personal brand
  • Complete mock interview
  • Attend Career Service's workshops for help with resumes, job fairs, and interviews
  • Attend Internship & Job Fair
  • Intern

Senior:

  • Update your resume, portfolio, and branding
  • Attend Internship & Job Fair and Directions
  • Apply for positions, graduate school, and/or residencies
  • Intern again
  • Build list of target employers
  • Attend workshops and networking events

Glassdoor Access

Glassdoor Access is a free service that helps students research potential employers and prepare for interviews.

Glassdoor access

 

 

Career Services Contact:
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I careers AT ccad DOT edu l 614.222.4045 I fax 614.222.4034